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Four Freedoms Awards ceremony 2021

Due to Covid-19-crisis, the FFA-ceremony of April 14, 2020 had to be postponed. Today the chairman of Roosevelt Foundation, Han Polman will announce the new data of the ceremony in a video.He also speaks about the future: "Together with the...

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Zeeland hosts Modern United Nations

A ‘Modern United Nations’. This is how high school pupils in de Dutch province of Zeeland will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations. They will be prepared in speech writing, negotiating and debating by the University College...

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Stadswandeling Slavernijverleden Middelburg

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In het kader van de landelijke en jaarlijks terugkerende Black Achievement Month organiseren verschillende Walcherse partners een stadswandeling door de Middelburgse binnenstad met aandacht voor het slavernijverleden.

Tijdens een 2...

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Opening BAM 2020 with photo exhibition Proud of Zeeland

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Twaalf Zeeuwen met Afrikaanse roots in beeld. Dit bijzondere fotoproject is ook het Zeeuwse startmoment van de Black Achievement

Month 2020. De opening vindt plaats op zaterdag 3 oktober 2020 om 16.15 uur in de ZB, Kousteensedijk 7...

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Black Achievement Month 2020 (Only Dutch)

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In oktober 2020 vindt de tweede editie van de Black Achievement Month (BAM) in Zeeland plaats. Een maand lang is er opnieuw bij diverse Zeeuwse culturele en maatschappelijke organisaties ruimte voor personen van kleur en de rijkdom...

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Freedom theme at University College Roosevelt

In the run up to the 2021 Four Freedoms Awards, UCR in Middelburg organizes a special ‘Freedom theme program’. New students, for instance, will learn all about the Four Freedoms Awards and the Roosevelts during their introduction week. The...

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Film premiere About Freedom

A special About Freedom film will premiere on May 5, 2020 at 11 a.m.: a freedom conversation between Jan Terlouw and Leila Prnjavorac with 8 students from 4 MBO programs. This exceptional 'kitchen table conversation' was completely recorded for...

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Dutch television program 'Het Klokhuis' about freedom

Dutch television program Het Klokhuis informs children aged nine to twelve about the world around them, in every sense of the word. In the month of freedom, they broadcast a mini-serie about the four freedoms.

In the series 'The 4 Freedoms',...

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A message of hope

Like so many events the 2020 Four Freedoms Awards ceremony on April 14th in Middelburg had to be postponed due to the Corona-virus pandemic. 

All around the world people are faced with the great challenge of this pandemic. Millions of people are...

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Digital classes on the Four Freedoms

Sadly, the Four Freedoms Meet Up will not take place this year. This is why the University College Roosevelt, the Roosevelt Institute for American Studies and the Roosevelt Foundation have decided to offer digital guest lectures as an...

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Four Freedoms Awards ceremony postponed to April 2021

The presentation of the Four Freedoms Awards that was to take place in Middelburg next month will be postponed due to the corona virus. The chairman of the Roosevelt Foundation, King’s Commissioner Han Polman, announced this on Wednesday 18...

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Sander de Kramer about his Award

The laureates for 2020 were announced exactly one week ago.Sander de Kramer, who receives the award for Freedom from Want, spoke about his award and work during talkshow Op1.You can see this via (Dutch...

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Zeeland, Mr. Han Polman, announced the names of the 2020 Four Freedoms Awards Laureates.

  • The International Four Freedoms Award goes to the United Nations;
  • The award for the Freedom of Speech and Expression goes to the to the Philippine...
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